Epigaea. Fig. 2.—Portion of cross-section

Fig. 2.—Portion of cross-section made near base of leaf of Epigaea. Magnification 75 diameters;
p, palisade tissue, composed of cells scarcely elongated;
h, a hair;
st, a stoma;
v, section of a velulet;
b, bast-fibres;
s, soft bast;
x, duct in xylem;
a, spongy parenchymatous tissue composed of large and small cells.

This image is from Structure of Epigaea repens in the May issue of the American Journal of Pharmacy, 1895.

Fig. 2.—Portion of cross-section